Monday, January 6, 2020

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Hawaii Five-0' and 'Magnum P.I.' Rise with Crossover; '20/20' and 'Dateline' Also Tick Up

On January 3, 2020, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.80 rating - followed by FOX (0.70), ABC (0.65), NBC (0.63) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.859 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.441), NBC (3.329), FOX (2.413) and The CW (0.828).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - 20/20 was adjusted up.

CBS (0.80 Rating, 7.859 Million Viewers)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.9, +0.3)
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.8, +0.2)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.7, +0.1)

FOX (0.70 Rating, 2.413 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.7)

ABC (0.65 Rating, 3.441 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.4) REPEAT
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.3) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.8, +0.4)

NBC (0.63 Rating, 3.329 Million Viewers)
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.7) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.6, +0.1)

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.828 Million Viewers)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.1) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.1) REPEAT


                                            The Final Ratings for Friday, January 3 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Hawaii Five-0
0.9
8.059

NBC
Ellen’s Game of Games - R
0.7
3.444

FOX
WWE SmackDown (8-10)
0.7
2.413

ABC
American Housewife - R
0.4
2.616

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.2
0.965
8:30 PM
ABC
Fresh Off the Boat - R
0.3
1.899
9:00 PM
CBS
Magnum P.I.
0.8
7.833

ABC
20/20 (9-11)
0.8
4.032

NBC
Dateline (9-11)
0.6
3.271

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.1
0.732
9:30 PM
The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.1
0.649
10:00 PM
CBS
Blue Bloods
0.7
7.684

Average Rating: 0.53
Average Viewership: 3.633


NOTE: For the 2019-20 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 120.6 million TV households in the United States - with 307.3 million people ages 2 and up. The Adults 18-49 demographic is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.